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by brucesheehe
Tue Sep 07, 2021 1:31 pm
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: New member(me)
Replies: 39
Views: 383

Re: New member(me)

Welcome from the mountains of Central PA.
by brucesheehe
Tue Sep 07, 2021 1:30 pm
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: Back in the Day..with Coleman
Replies: 6
Views: 276

Re: Back in the Day..with Coleman

That is what our hobby is all ABOUT!
by brucesheehe
Mon Sep 06, 2021 11:44 pm
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: Sons first float trip
Replies: 22
Views: 315

Re: Sons first float trip

That is just great!
by brucesheehe
Wed Sep 01, 2021 2:20 pm
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: What’s your go-to camping lantern?
Replies: 40
Views: 440

Re: What’s your go-to camping lantern?

Northstar or any adjustable Coleman lantern.
by brucesheehe
Fri Aug 27, 2021 10:38 pm
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: God bless the 13 US troops we lost today
Replies: 13
Views: 358

Re: God bless the 13 US troops we lost today

What a terrible tragedy. At 67, I would trade with one of them if I could.
by brucesheehe
Sun Aug 22, 2021 10:27 am
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: You know it won't be good
Replies: 22
Views: 332

Re: You know it won't be good

That one is a gonner!
by brucesheehe
Sat Aug 21, 2021 5:23 pm
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: GM Bolt Recall
Replies: 53
Views: 664

Re: GM Bolt Recall

keep them outside!
by brucesheehe
Sat Aug 21, 2021 4:03 pm
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: GM Bolt Recall
Replies: 53
Views: 664

GM Bolt Recall

GM is recalling every Bolt electric car manufactured due to a battery defect that may lead to a fire. Don't park the car in a structure and don't charge over 90%. GM will replace all the cars batteries - this will cost a billion dollars - 68,000 vehicles. There have been 19 fires so far. Even new on...
by brucesheehe
Sat Aug 21, 2021 12:48 pm
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: Big Boy 4014
Replies: 27
Views: 508

Re: Big Boy 4014

Too large to go around the Horseshoe Curve.
by brucesheehe
Thu Aug 19, 2021 8:54 pm
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: In memory of my FIL, Kenneth Moore
Replies: 26
Views: 357

Re: In memory of my FIL, Kenneth Moore

Sorry for your loss. I will be lighting up a lantern here in Altoona.
by brucesheehe
Tue Aug 17, 2021 1:16 am
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: Light up request
Replies: 53
Views: 844

Re: Light up request

Prayers and light sent your way.
by brucesheehe
Wed Aug 04, 2021 12:20 am
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: Joke time!
Replies: 35
Views: 801

Re: Joke time!

Good ONE!
by brucesheehe
Sat Jul 31, 2021 2:21 pm
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: New Packaging for Coleman Mantles
Replies: 11
Views: 299

New Packaging for Coleman Mantles

I just bought some #21 Coleman mantles @ Walmart. New snazzy packaging is evident - a red and white heavy paper covering(front / back and stapeled at the top) which covers the plastic sleeve that holds the 4 mantles. The mantles appear unchanged. A price increase of about 50 cents. These are tie on ...
by brucesheehe
Thu Jul 29, 2021 11:11 pm
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: RIP Ron Popeil
Replies: 17
Views: 348

Re: RIP Ron Popeil

RONCO FOREVER!
by brucesheehe
Thu Jul 29, 2021 5:42 pm
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: RIP Ron Popeil
Replies: 17
Views: 348

Re: RIP Ron Popeil

Don't forget this one! The Shake Weight

by brucesheehe
Thu Jul 29, 2021 10:41 am
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: eugene sledge
Replies: 4
Views: 200

Re: eugene sledge

Yes, it was a great book and a great man. My father fought in the South Pacific in WWII, but he was in The Army Air Corps - he did not have endure the Hell that the Marines went through. His would have been a different type of death. Once, my father landed his disabled B24 on a formerJapanese air st...
by brucesheehe
Thu Jul 29, 2021 10:28 am
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: RIP Ron Popeil
Replies: 17
Views: 348

Re: RIP Ron Popeil

A marketing genius - sold direct to consumer. After initial TV sales, he then wholesaled to retailers for a smaller profit margin. Also a genius inventor. He even had his daughter pitching the items at the end. I think his items were of high quality. "Set it and forget it!" "But wait, there is even ...
by brucesheehe
Wed Jul 28, 2021 8:20 pm
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: OT: Sour kero in Aladdin?
Replies: 9
Views: 189

Re: OT: Sour kero in Aladdin?

I drain my wick lanterns when I am not using them. That is nasty Erwin.
by brucesheehe
Tue Jul 27, 2021 10:08 pm
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: Jayco Camper
Replies: 7
Views: 232

Re: Jayco Camper

I own a used 2013 Jay Feather Model 242. I bought it 5 years ago and used it lots. It has been perfect with no issues. I had new Carlisle tires placed this year. It has aluminum and composite construction. I camp in it for 6-8 weeks/year. I would buy another Jayco - I am impressed. They are owned by...
by brucesheehe
Fri Jul 23, 2021 9:27 am
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: Used vehicle prices
Replies: 20
Views: 330

Re: Used vehicle prices

Don't buy a vehicle now unless absolutely necessary. The rental car companies are even buying used cars now at the auctions. This is driving prices up.
by brucesheehe
Wed Jul 21, 2021 1:42 pm
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: Freshly restored!
Replies: 22
Views: 427

Re: Freshly restored!

Dang! That turned out very nice Murff.
by brucesheehe
Sun Jul 18, 2021 8:46 pm
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: Northstar Dual Fuel available
Replies: 14
Views: 318

Re: Northstar Dual Fuel available

Get one now, as they are discontinued!
by brucesheehe
Wed Jul 14, 2021 4:35 pm
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: I got the Delta variant
Replies: 33
Views: 643

Re: I got the Delta variant

Great result!
by brucesheehe
Wed Jul 14, 2021 11:06 am
Forum: Technical Assistance
Topic: 295 Generator with Dimple - Rebuild Question
Replies: 11
Views: 196

Re: 295 Generator with Dimple - Rebuild Question

OCParts sells the cardboard insert. Leave the bushing out.
by brucesheehe
Wed Jul 14, 2021 11:02 am
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: I got the Delta variant
Replies: 33
Views: 643

Re: I got the Delta variant

+1 on the rat-rod clear coat. But, you need to degrease it throughly first. This can remove the crappy Coleman paint.
by brucesheehe
Tue Jul 13, 2021 7:21 pm
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: a $4000.oo water pump !!!
Replies: 42
Views: 577

Re: a $4000.oo water pump !!!

If you can’t afford the great service from a great technician, the vehicle is “mechanically totaled”.
by brucesheehe
Sat Jul 10, 2021 12:37 pm
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: becoming a fuel miser.
Replies: 24
Views: 342

Re: becoming a fuel miser.

I burn mainly Crown White Gas.

Just think, burning a lantern in Central PA could cause a typhoon in China.
by brucesheehe
Fri Jul 09, 2021 11:54 pm
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: Me Thinks The Price Is A Bit High...
Replies: 11
Views: 258

Re: Me Thinks The Price Is A Bit High...

It is NIB and unlit.
by brucesheehe
Fri Jul 09, 2021 8:56 pm
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: Coleman Family to Reacquire Coleman Company??
Replies: 118
Views: 2611

Re: Coleman Family to Reacquire Coleman Company??

With the windfall profit from selling his business, I predict that CigarMike will take over the Coleman Company.
by brucesheehe
Fri Jul 09, 2021 3:11 pm
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: 1969 413G Stove
Replies: 17
Views: 184

Re: 1969 413G Stove

Remember - bacon grease is a preservative. Recommend a light clean-up and leave some patina.

If you clean it up too much, you won't want to use it.
by brucesheehe
Fri Jul 09, 2021 9:22 am
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: Off Topic - Sold My Jeep Wrangler
Replies: 36
Views: 438

Re: Off Topic - Sold My Jeep Wrangler

The Jeep Wrangler is ranked as the top vehicle for holding its' value over time. It has unmatched capability. I throughly enjoyed owning it. I will miss it, especially this winter. Everyone should a Jeep once in their life. Everything about it was hard - hard to get into/out of, hard ride, bad MPG, ...
by brucesheehe
Fri Jul 09, 2021 9:12 am
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: Jim and John - Humor
Replies: 12
Views: 188

Re: Jim and John - Humor

It was a good joke, but too clean - right Deano?
by brucesheehe
Thu Jul 08, 2021 11:33 pm
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: Jim and John - Humor
Replies: 12
Views: 188

Jim and John - Humor

Conjoined twins walk into a bar in Canada and park themselves on a couple of bar stools. One of them says to the bartender, "Don't mind us; we're joined at the hip. I'm John, he's Jim. Two Molson beers, draft please." The bartender, feeling slightly awkward, tries to make polite conversation while p...
by brucesheehe
Thu Jul 08, 2021 5:57 pm
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: 275/5114 Globe Discontinued?
Replies: 12
Views: 356

Re: 275/5114 Globe Discontinued?

There will be replacement globes coming from Asia. They are making new types every few months.
by brucesheehe
Thu Jul 08, 2021 12:08 pm
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: Wickie Wednesday and Flashlight Friday.
Replies: 11
Views: 180

Re: Wickie Wednesday and Flashlight Friday.

Turd Tuesday
by brucesheehe
Wed Jul 07, 2021 8:57 pm
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: Happy Turd Owner.
Replies: 23
Views: 211

Re: Happy Turd Owner.

The Japanese buyer/collector at Berlin Ohio snapped up two of my boxed Turds - and he was happy- taking them to Japan. They had replacement globes. $40.00 each.
by brucesheehe
Wed Jul 07, 2021 4:31 pm
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: Off Topic - Sold My Jeep Wrangler
Replies: 36
Views: 438

Re: Off Topic - Sold My Jeep Wrangler

Dealers don't sell by sticker price - they sell by monthly payment.

These used vehicles will be sold with a pricey warranty for "just a few more dollars a month".
by brucesheehe
Wed Jul 07, 2021 4:28 pm
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: Light up request.
Replies: 22
Views: 300

Re: Light up request.

Kelly, I just lit a crusty Radiant heater. Sorry for the loss of your dear friend Kim. She will always be with you - sitting on your shoulder and whispering advise into your ear.
by brucesheehe
Wed Jul 07, 2021 4:18 pm
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: best current 237 mantles?
Replies: 28
Views: 472

Re: best current 237 mantles?

I like the Coleman's over the made in India Peerless.
by brucesheehe
Wed Jul 07, 2021 9:55 am
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: Off Topic - Sold My Jeep Wrangler
Replies: 36
Views: 438

Re: Off Topic - Sold My Jeep Wrangler

I see a huge potential problem: Buy a used car now and you will pay an inflated price due to the shortage. When things equalize in a year or so, the value of the used car will plummet to normal values. You will be stuck with payments on the inflated value for the length of the loan. Remember, used c...
by brucesheehe
Tue Jul 06, 2021 11:04 pm
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: Off Topic - Sold My Jeep Wrangler
Replies: 36
Views: 438

Re: Off Topic - Sold My Jeep Wrangler

Unless you use a Rubicon for off-road usage - you will never even come close to using the capability of this type of vehicle.
by brucesheehe
Tue Jul 06, 2021 10:24 pm
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: Off Topic - Sold My Jeep Wrangler
Replies: 36
Views: 438

Off Topic - Sold My Jeep Wrangler

I had my 2016 Rubicon into the dealer for service and they offered to buy it. They have few vehicles for sale - inventory is depleted and few new arrivals. Almost all inventory is used. They knew it was an extra toy for me and offered to buy it. I bought it used in 2016 with 19,000 miles on it for $...
by brucesheehe
Mon Jul 05, 2021 10:03 pm
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: Retired at Last
Replies: 89
Views: 1459

Re: Retired at Last

Enjoy it you DOG!!!

You have earned it!!!

When you are self-employed you work 2 to 3 times as hard as the regular Joe - long hours and stress.

If you do it too long, you get worn out and sick. You deserve just the best retirement.
by brucesheehe
Mon Jul 05, 2021 12:39 am
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: Hello
Replies: 33
Views: 249

Re: Hello

Welcome Tim from Altoona PA - in the mountains of Central PA.
by brucesheehe
Sun Jul 04, 2021 5:26 pm
Forum: Technical Assistance
Topic: 275 seems to not be picking up fuel
Replies: 23
Views: 231

Re: 275 seems to not be picking up fuel

Let the CLR sit in the fount for awhile. It unclogs it - usually.
by brucesheehe
Sun Jul 04, 2021 10:26 am
Forum: Technical Assistance
Topic: Maintenance for running gasoline in a 220
Replies: 15
Views: 311

Re: Maintenance for running gasoline in a 220

Run gasoline in a lantern with a serviceable generator - like the Northstar, 237, 639, 290, etc. These generators have two springs that can be easily cleaned and reassembled.
by brucesheehe
Sun Jul 04, 2021 10:21 am
Forum: Technical Assistance
Topic: Gizmo on 220b lantern
Replies: 5
Views: 247

Re: Gizmo on 220b lantern

That is the lantern's hang down. Only let a urologist mess with it.
by brucesheehe
Sun Jul 04, 2021 10:15 am
Forum: Technical Assistance
Topic: 275 seems to not be picking up fuel
Replies: 23
Views: 231

Re: 275 seems to not be picking up fuel

A note for the future. Often times, if the F/A tube is clogged, you can avoid disassembly of the lantern. Try this - remove the generator and empty the gas from the fount. Fill the fount with CLR. Shake it up and let it sit for awhile in the sun. Shake some more, several times. Try pumping the lante...